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Research

The CMS Office of Research promotes high quality biomedical research and bridges between basic, translational, and clinical research activities on the main campus and affiliated sites.

Ronald S. Kaplan, PhD

Vice Dean for Research, CMS
Executive Vice President for Research, RFUMS

As the Vice Dean for Research, Dr. Ronald Kaplan provides leadership for research activities within the Chicago Medical School, and liaisons with research activities throughout RFUMS. In collaboration with the Dean, the Vice Dean assists in the development of research strategies, faculty and Chair recruitment, oversight of Basic Science Department research operations, procurement of capital equipment, and acts as a steward for the research objectives encompassed within the strategic plan of CMS.

ronald.kaplan@rosalindfranklin.edu

Robert Marr, PhD

Assistant Dean for Research, CMS

As the Assistant Dean for Research, Dr. Robert Marr assists the Vice Dean with the coordination of research activities within the Chicago Medical School, encourages and advises medical students on research opportunities, manages the Summer Research Program, and helps provide other liaison with research activities throughout RFUMS.

robert.marr@rosalindfranklin.edu